Category Archives: Maintenance

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What is a transmission and how does it work?

Watch this video to learn more about the different types of transmissions and how they work   

The transmission is one of the most critical parts of your vehicle’s powertrain, and we’re pretty sure you’ve probably heard of transmission before, but do you know what it is and why it’s needed? There are three different types of transmissions – manual, automatic, and continuously variable transmission (CVT). Whether manual, automatic, or CVT, this crucial component is responsible for properly transferring engine power to your Toyota’s wheels. To learn more about these different transmission systems and how they work, watch this Engine 101 video posted by Toyota USA on its YouTube channel at Baierl Toyota in Mars, PA.   

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Where Can I Find Toyota Express Maintenance near Pittsburgh, PA?

Baierl Toyota Offers Toyota Express Maintenance Service to Pittsburgh

When you go home in a new Toyota, you know that you need to get it regularly serviced so you can enjoy it for many years. However, it may feel like you don’t have enough time in your schedule to get your model serviced. This is where Toyota Express Maintenance comes into play. All Pittsburgh area customers are encouraged to come visit Baierl Toyota for Toyota Express Maintenance. Our team applies a pit crew-inspired technique to ensure that you are in and out quickly while still providing quality service. Read on to learn more about this service or schedule a service now!

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Maintenance services offered at Baierl Toyota

Where to get automotive maintenance near Pittsburgh PA

Maintaining your car is always important. It’s the secret to avoiding high repair bills later in your vehicle’s life. Don’t change the oil regularly? Then you could have serious engine problems down the road, and that’s just one example. What’s more, you want to have real professionals working on your vehicle and giving it the love and care that it deserves. If you want to know where to get automotive maintenance near Pittsburgh, PA, then Baierl Toyota is here to help

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How to maintain battery health during vehicle storage

Can you leave your vehicle sit for a month without driving it?

Whether you’re just taking a break from your car for a while due to vacation or a change in life circumstance, or you are reading this during the current coronavirus outbreak in 2020, you may need to let your car sit for an extended period of time. Can you leave your vehicle sit for a month without driving it? Is there anything you can do to prep your vehicle for a long sit? We are here to help.

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Is the Baierl Toyota service department open during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Can you still get service near Pittsburgh during the coronavirus outbreak?

Many businesses are closing down to help prevent the spread of coronavirus, and for the time being, Baierl Toyota is shutting down its showroom in response. You can still shop online and browse our virtual inventory, but we are taking this measure to relieve the strain on our customers and also to relieve the strain on many of our employees. Can you still get service near Pittsburgh during the coronavirus outbreak? At Baierl Toyota, you can! From Mars, PA not only do we serve Pittsburgh but also Cranberry Township and Beaver Falls. Read the rest of this entry >>

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How can I get my vehicle ready for the snow?

How to prepare your car for winter 

The cold is creeping in, the sun is setting earlier, and it’s almost the end of the year. Winter is here and it’s going to stay for a while. That is why we have created this list of tips on how to prepare your car for winter. Let’s take a look at what you can do to better maintain your vehicle during these cold months ahead.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Average Lifespan of a Toyota Car Battery

How Long Can I Expect My Toyota’s Battery to Last?

Average Lifespan of a Toyota Car Battery

We depend on our Toyota to get us where we need to go on a daily basis. Every once in a blue moon, however, we go out to our Toyota and discover that it won’t start when we turn the ignition. This is a classic dead battery case. When was the last time you changed it? You don’t remember? Well, let us explain the average lifespan of a Toyota car battery so you can avoid this inconvenience in the future. Read the rest of this entry >>

Checking Oil in Toyota Vehicles

Find Out the Easiest Way to Keep Your Toyota Running Smoothly

Checking Oil in Toyota Vehicles

Toyota vehicles have become renowned for being extremely reliable. The Japanese automaker strives to offer high quality in each model. But these vehicles need regular TLC in order to continue providing top-notch reliability. One of the easiest ways to keep your Toyota running smoothly is by checking its oil on a regular basis. Read the rest of this entry >>

How Do I Properly Dispose Automotive Wastes

Remember Your Automotive Wastes This Earth Day!

How Do I Properly Dispose Automotive Wastes?

Do you have a shelf in the garage that always seems to get cluttered with used and outdated auto wastes? And every time you walk by, the pile seems to grow and you keep telling yourself that you need to do something about it? Now is the perfect time to do so since Earth Day is just around the corner. Here is a refresher of how to properly dispose automotive wastes. Read the rest of this entry >>